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A little skill in antiquity inclines a man to Popery.
~ Thomas Fuller | ( British clergyman and author. ) | 1608-1661 | Catholicism
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
All human life is here, but the Holy Ghost seems to be somewhere else.
~ Anthony Burgess | ( English author. ) | 1917-1933 | Catholicism
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
Good strong thick stupefying incense-smoke!
~ Robert Browning | (British poet. ) | 1812 -1889 | Catholicism
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
Here is everything which can lay hold of the eye, ear and imagination -- everything which can charm and bewitch the simple and ignorant. I wonder how Luther ever broke the spell.
~ John Adams | (Second President of the USA ) | 1735-1826 | Catholicism
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents   
     
Look through the whole history of countries professing the Romish religion, and you will uniformly find the leaven of this besetting and accursed principle of action -- that the end will sanction any means.
~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge | ( British poet, critic, and philosopher. ) | 1772-1834 | Catholicism
quotes Division : Critics   
     
One cannot really be a Catholic and grown up.
~ George Orwell | ( British novelist, essayist, and critic. ) | 1903-1950 | Catholicism
quotes Division : Critics   
     
Our religion is itself profoundly sad -- a religion of universal anguish, and one which, because of its very catholicity, grants full liberty to the individual and asks no better than to be celebrated in each man's own language -- so long as he knows anguish and is a painter.
~ Charles Baudelaire | ( French poet. ) | 1821-1867 | Catholicism
quotes Division : French poets   
     
She thoroughly understands what no other Church has ever understood, how to deal with enthusiasts.
~ Thomas B. Macaulay | (English politician, essayist and poet. ) | 1800-1859 | Catholicism
quotes Division : Essayists